Nadim Z. Baba, DMD, MSD, professor of restorative dentistry and regional director of the Pacific American College of Prosthodontists, accepted appointment as associate editor of the Journal of Dental Traumatology beginning January 1, 2012.
A specialist in prosthodontics and implant dentistry, Dr. Baba will oversee the journal’s esthetics/prosthetics/restorative section. He joins an editorial staff that includes an editor-in-chief from Kuwait as well as Leif Bakland, SD’63, Ronald Buell Professor of Endodontics, the journal’s associate editor for endodontics and periodontal aspects.
Mathew Kattadiyil, DDS, MDS, MS’99, director, Advanced Specialty Education Program in Prosthodontics., will be serving on Dr. Baba’s editorial board. Other associate editors, who practice in Chile, Denmark, Switzerland, and Canada, establish the international coverage achieved in this international publication.
The following citations indicate what a productive year, Dr. Baba had last year:
Chedid NR, Bourgeois D, Kaloustian H, Baba NZ, Pilipili C. Caries. prevalence and caries risk in a sample of Lebanese preschool children. Odontostomatol Trop. 2011 Jun;34(134):31-45.
Baba NZ, Berry F, Lehnhof MC. Early shear bond strength of experimental amalgam-bonding combinations with and without thermocycling. Int Arab J dent. 2011;2(2):25-30.
Baba NZ, Goodacre CJ. Key principles that enhance success when restoring endodontically treated teeth. Roots 2011;7(2):30-35. This article was published in the European, US and Czechoslovakian edition of the journal.